NYSE:BGG - Briggs & Stratton Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$13.53 +0.12 (+0.89 %)
(As of 12/13/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$13.41
Today's Range$13.27 - $13.65
52-Week Range$13.18 - $27.34
Volume19,385 shs
Average Volume353,054 shs
Market Capitalization$559.53 million
P/E Ratio10.50
Dividend Yield4.24%
Beta1.02
Briggs & Stratton Corporation designs, manufactures, markets, sells, and services gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment to the original equipment manufacturers in the United States. It operates in two segments, Engines and Products. The Engines segment offers four-cycle aluminum alloy gasoline engines that are used primarily by the lawn and garden equipment industry. This segment's products are used in various lawn and garden equipment applications, including walk-behind lawn mowers, riding lawn mowers, garden tillers, and snow throwers, as well as products for industrial, construction, agricultural, and other consumer applications, such as portable and standby generators, pumps, and pressure washers. It also manufactures and sells replacement engines and service parts to sales and service distributors. This segment primarily sells commercial engines under the Vanguard brand. The Products segment primarily provides a line of lawn and garden power equipment, turf care products, portable and standby generators, pressure washers, snow throwers, and job site products. This segment sells its products through various channels of retail distribution comprising consumer home centers, warehouse clubs, mass merchants, independent dealers and distributors, and online merchants under its own brands that include the Briggs & Stratton, Simplicity, Snapper, Snapper Pro, Ferris, Allmand, Billy Goat, Murray, Branco, and Victa, as well as other brands, which comprise Craftsman and Troy-Bilt. The company also exports its products to customers in Europe, Asia, Australia, and Canada. Briggs & Stratton Corporation was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Engines & turbines
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorIndustrial Products
Current SymbolNYSE:BGG
Previous Symbol
CUSIP10904310
Phone414-259-5333

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.39
Current Ratio1.39
Quick Ratio0.44

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio10.50
Forward P/E Ratio9.27
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.88 billion
Price / Sales0.30
Cash Flow$2.7389 per share
Price / Cash Flow4.94
Book Value$13.37 per share
Price / Book1.01

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.29
Net Income$-11,320,000.00
Net Margins-2.04%
Return on Equity8.46%
Return on Assets3.00%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,185
Outstanding Shares42,390,000
Market Cap$559.53 million
OptionableOptionable

Briggs & Stratton (NYSE:BGG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Briggs & Stratton's stock symbol?

Briggs & Stratton trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BGG."

How often does Briggs & Stratton pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Briggs & Stratton?

Briggs & Stratton announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, October 25th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, December 18th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share on Thursday, January 3rd. This represents a $0.56 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.14%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 17th. View Briggs & Stratton's Dividend History.

How will Briggs & Stratton's stock buyback program work?

Briggs & Stratton announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a share repurchase plan on Wednesday, April 25th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 5.8% of its stock through open market purchases. Stock buyback plans are often an indication that the company's leadership believes its shares are undervalued.

How were Briggs & Stratton's earnings last quarter?

Briggs & Stratton Co. (NYSE:BGG) issued its earnings results on Thursday, October, 25th. The industrial products company reported ($0.51) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of ($0.47) by $0.04. The industrial products company earned $279 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $297.80 million. Briggs & Stratton had a negative net margin of 2.04% and a positive return on equity of 8.46%. View Briggs & Stratton's Earnings History.

When is Briggs & Stratton's next earnings date?

Briggs & Stratton is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, January 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Briggs & Stratton.

How can I listen to Briggs & Stratton's earnings call?

Briggs & Stratton will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, January 24th at 10:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

What price target have analysts set for BGG?

5 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Briggs & Stratton's stock. Their forecasts range from $16.00 to $26.00. On average, they anticipate Briggs & Stratton's share price to reach $22.3333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 64.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Briggs & Stratton.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Briggs & Stratton?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Briggs & Stratton in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for Briggs & Stratton.

Has Briggs & Stratton been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about BGG stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Briggs & Stratton earned a media sentiment score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the industrial products company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are some of Briggs & Stratton's key competitors?

Who are Briggs & Stratton's key executives?

Briggs & Stratton's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Todd J. Teske, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 53)
  • Mr. Mark Alan Schwertfeger, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 41)
  • Ms. Kathryn Mary Buono, VP, Gen. Counsel, Corp. Sec. & Principal Compliance Officer (Age 56)
  • Mr. William H. Reitman, Sr. VP & Pres of Global Support (Age 62)
  • Mr. David James Rodgers, Sr. VP and Pres of Engines & Power (Age 47)

Who are Briggs & Stratton's major shareholders?

Briggs & Stratton's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (15.20%), Vanguard Group Inc. (10.10%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (8.51%), Brandes Investment Partners LP (6.02%), Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC (2.58%) and JPMorgan Chase & Co. (1.79%). Company insiders that own Briggs & Stratton stock include Andrea L Golvach, David J Rodgers, Frank M Jaehnert, Harold L Redman, Todd J Teske and William H Reitman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Briggs & Stratton.

Which institutional investors are selling Briggs & Stratton stock?

BGG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, Prudential Financial Inc., Alliancebernstein L.P., Bridgeway Capital Management Inc., Credit Suisse AG, AQR Capital Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co. and JPMorgan Chase & Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for Briggs & Stratton.

Which institutional investors are buying Briggs & Stratton stock?

BGG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, First Trust Advisors LP, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Frontier Capital Management Co. LLC, Vanguard Group Inc., Cardinal Capital Management, Wells Fargo & Company MN and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for Briggs & Stratton.

How do I buy shares of Briggs & Stratton?

Shares of BGG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Briggs & Stratton's stock price today?

One share of BGG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.54.

How big of a company is Briggs & Stratton?

Briggs & Stratton has a market capitalization of $559.53 million and generates $1.88 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $-11,320,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or $1.29 on an earnings per share basis. Briggs & Stratton employs 5,185 workers across the globe.

What is Briggs & Stratton's official website?

The official website for Briggs & Stratton is http://www.basco.com.

How can I contact Briggs & Stratton?

Briggs & Stratton's mailing address is 12301 WEST WIRTH STREET, WAUWATOSA WI, 53222. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 414-259-5333.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Briggs & Stratton (NYSE BGG)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  193 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  201 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  394
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Briggs & Stratton and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BGG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BGG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/13/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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